National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration March 15, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Recreational Measures for the Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Fisheries; Fishing Year 2005
Document Number: 05-5108
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-03-15
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS proposes recreational measures for the 2005 summer flounder, scup, and black sea bass fisheries. The implementing regulations for these fisheries require NMFS to publish recreational measures for the upcoming fishing year and to provide an opportunity for public comment. The intent of these measures is to prevent overfishing of the summer flounder, scup, and black sea bass resources.